Daily Archives: March 9, 2017

Alan Miller on price clustering among asset managers.


We recently published new research, backing up the recent FCA Asset Management Study findings regarding price clustering (i.e. cartel like pricing) within the UK fund management industry. SCM Direct analysed the non-index or tracker clean share classes of 683 funds … Continue reading

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Now! – Can we expect the self-employed to join the pension party?


As press releases go, this speculative sound bite  from NOW Pensions’ Policy Director Adrian Boulding takes some beating! “The Chancellor’s announcement today has catapulted the self-employed in the spotlight and, with the increase in national insurance, we believe now is also … Continue reading

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